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Receiving an error on the control panel Processing duplex job do not grab until job completes. never processes. this only happens with letter size paper.

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  • trojan160 May 08, 2009

    Tested the unit as described and it was ok, then it failed so changed DC controller and problem appear to be fixed but has now returned

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Hello,
This happens when the printer is printing duplex job. i.e. trying to print the other side of the page.
However check the functionality of the printer by performing Paper path test.
This would help us to know whether the printer as a stand alone ... is fine or not.

From the control panel of the printer, scroll to Diagnostic > paper path test.
Select the following in sequence.
Source: All trays
Copies: 10
Duplex: ON
Print Test Page

Check if you get the same error.
If yes, upgrade teh firmware of the printer.

Let me know the end result. We still have more depending on the above test.

- Nikhil


Posted on Nov 04, 2008

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